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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ098-041400-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NE GULF
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ011-041400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ012-041400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT IN
THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT IN THE EVENING THEN
2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-041400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-041400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ022-041400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ031-041400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-041400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT IN
THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-041400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT IN
THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-041400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-041400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING 10 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4
FT IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-041400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE MORNING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$





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